Serving people, Strengthening families & Building communities


Family Empowerment Center

Contact Us

Cheyanne Tiradeau
Family Advocate
(530) 283-2735 ext. 880
Plumas/Sierra Coordinator

Amanda Smith
Family Advocate
(530) 708-2557
Lassen/Modoc Coordinator

Family Empowerment Center: 

This service provides information, training, support and advocacy to parents and guardians of children and young adults with ANY disability in Lassen, Modoc, Plumas and Sierra Counties. 

How to Get Quality Special Education Services For Your Child:

Individualized Educational Plan meetings can be overwhelming. Plan ahead and please read:

Organization for children and adults that have been diagnosed or suspect they have ADD/ADHD. Chat groups, blogs, resources and webinars.

Improves the lives of people affected by ADHD through education, advocacy, and support.

Collection of organizational resources, and by establishing and monitoring objectives, guidelines, policies, and tools that will promote awareness, education, prevention and safety.

Empowering those who learn and think differently. Providing resources and support.

Gives helpline, resources for special ed, and parents rights.

Exceptional Connection

  • Early Start Program serving families with children from ages birth to three with special needs, challenges, or at risk.
  • Support for parents and caregivers through activities, education, and parent to parent contact.
  • Resources and Referrals to appropriate programs to meet a child’s and families special needs.